Brisbane Heat will host the gritty Melbourne Renegades side on Thursday at the Gabba, Brisbane. Both the teams are coming after a fine victory and will be carrying the abundance of confidence in this match. Chris Lynn will lead the home side against the Melbourne Stars which will be lead by Tom Cooper.

Brisbane Heat have found the form lately after losing three league games on the trot. They have won their last two matches and will be looking to carry this winning form forward. Brisbane Heats will try to keep this momentum when they host Melbourne Renegades.

Melbourne Renegades, on the other hand, are currently at fifth spot after going through a tough season. They have managed to win three games out of their six league matches. The Renegades would be eyeing to seal the second spot after defeating Heat in this match.

Both the teams have released their 13-man squad and will look to dominate the opposition in the early stages of the game.


Date: Thursday, January 10, 2019.

Time:  01:45 PM IST

Venue: Gabba Cricket Ground, Brisbane

League: Big Bash League 2018-19

Live Telecast: Sony Network

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Team News

Brisbane Heat

The Heat have named a 13-member squad with one change, Alex Ross comes into the squad in place of Marnus Labuschagne.


Melbourne Renegades

Melbourne Renegades have replaced Aaron Finch with Marcus Harris to play against Heat.



Brisbane Heat: 

Max Bryant, Chris Lynn(c), Matt Renshaw, Brendon McCullum, Joe Burns, Ben Cutting, Jimmy Peirson(w), James Pattinson, Josh Lalor, Mitchell Swepson, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Brendan Doggett, Alex Ross.

Melbourne Renegades:

Tom Cooper (c), Cameron Boyce, Dan Christian, Sam Harper, Marcus Harris, Mackenzie Harvey, Jon Holland, Mohammad Nabi, Kane Richardson, Usman Khan Shinwari, Beau Webster, Cameron White, Jack Wildermuth

Probable Playing 11:

Brisbane Heat: 

  1. Max Bryant
  2. Chris Lynn(c)
  3. Matt Renshaw
  4. Brendon McCullum
  5. Joe Burns/Alex Ross
  6. Ben Cutting
  7. Jimmy Peirson(w)
  8. James Pattinson
  9. Mitchell Swepson
  10. Mujeeb Ur Rahman
  11. Brendan Doggett,

Melbourne Renegades:

  1. Marcus Harris/Cameron White
  2. Mackenzie Harvey
  3. Sam Harper(w)
  4. Tom Cooper
  5. Beau Webster
  6. Mohammad Nabi
  7. Daniel Christian
  8. Jack Wildermuth
  9. Cameron Boyce
  10. Kane Richardson
  11. Usman Khan